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Women in Economics - ACT Launch

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Monday Mar 20, 2017, 12:15 pm

Please join us to launch the Women in Economics Network (WEN) with guest speaker Dr Luci Ellis Assistant Governor (Economic) at the Reserve Bank of Australia. Dr Ellis will share her perspectives on Women in the Economy and in Economics

With thanks to our Sponsor:

                                                   

 

 

 

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Economic Modelling Open Day

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Friday Feb 17, 2017, 12:00 am

From: Central Council

Economic Modelling Open Day  The Centre of Policy Studies (CoPS) is hosting an Economic Modelling Open Day on Friday, 17 February 2017. The Open Day will include presentations by Australian Economists discussing the impact economic modelling has had in shaping Australian Economic Policy reform over the past forty years as well as their careers. 

 

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The Ghosts of Christmas: macro worries of the past, the changing economy in the present and what this means for our future

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Dec 8, 2016, 6:00 pm

The Economics Society of Australia (ACT) is pleased to have Emeritus Professor Bob Gregory reflect on the Ghosts of Christmas: macro worries of the past, the changing economy in the present and what this means for the future.  Is it a maligned spirit with some spectre of Christmases past, that haunt our future, or is it a cheerful spirit?

 

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Australian Statistical Conference 2016

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Monday Dec 5, 2016, 12:00 am

From: Central Council

Final Chance to Register for the Australian Statistical Conference 2016 (ASC 2016) which will take place from 5 December – 9 December 2016 in Canberra, Australia. The theme of the Conference is Big Data: Mining, Analysing and Teaching. 

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AGM and Annual Dinner with George Megalogenis

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Nov 9, 2016, 6:00 pm

Our speaker for this year is George Megalogenis, former economics journalist and award-winning author. George will be speaking on the topic: What drives Protectionism across Australia?

Come along to the AGM and have a say in the direction of the ESA(ACT) and vote for the new committee and share your ideas.

Click here for a nomination form if you’re interested in joining our committee, or nominating someone who is. Then we’d love you to join us at our Annual Dinner to relax, network and celebrate the winding up of a successful year.  Click here for a proxy form if unable to attend but would like to nominate someone to vote on your behalf at the meeting.

If you plan on only attending the AGM and not the Annual Dinner click here.

A reminder that postal/email votes and proxies are due to the secretariat by 5pm Friday 4 November and that only financial members of the Economics Society (ACT) are eligible to vote at the AGM.

Click here to renew your membership if you not currently a financial member.

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14th Annual Competition Law and Economics Workshop

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Friday Oct 14, 2016, 12:00 am

From: Central Council

The University of South Australia and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission are very proud to invite you to the 14th Competition Law and Economics Workshop. The Workshop will be a forum for discussion and networking bringing together national and international thought leaders and key stakeholders, including regulators, lawyers, economists, judges, academics, business and industry leaders and more.

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Inequality and Inclusive Growth: Australian Experiences and Prospects

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Oct 12, 2016, 6:00 pm

This presentation discusses trends in the incomes and living standards of working age Australian households over the last 35 years, as well as the extent to which improvements in living standards have or have not been shared across income groups. In identifying the factors associated with these trends, the presentation also discusses prospects for inequality and prosperity following the Global Financial Crisis.

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The Economic Society of Australia's Quarterly Economist 'Free' Lunch

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Aug 24, 2016, 12:30 pm

Challenges in understanding the role of Science in the Economy

The Economic Society of Australia (ACT) invites you to attend the inaugural Quarterly Economist Free Lunch address featuring David Pearce from the Centre for International Economics where David will discuss the challenges in understanding the role of science in the economy.

 

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APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED - Women in Economics Retreat

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Jul 14, 2016, 8:00 am

From: Central Council

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED for this 2 day retreat, being held as part of ACE2016.  

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ACE 2016: 11-13 July

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Monday Jul 11, 2016, 8:30 am

From: Central Council

ACE2016: 11th - 13th July, 2016  |  The Economic Society of Australia (SA Branch), in association with the Flinders University of South Australia, invites you to the 45th Australian Conference of Economists (ACE2016). ACE2016 is the premier conference for economic professionals.

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22nd International Panel Data Conference 2016

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Tuesday Jun 28, 2016, 9:00 am

From: Central Council

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2016 Economists’ Federal Election Debate

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Thursday Jun 23, 2016, 12:00 pm

 

Which of the major parties is bringing the best economic policies to the 2016 election? To find out, join three Canberra economists-turned-politicians, Andrew Leigh, Christina Hobbs and Robert Jennings, running for Federal Parliament in the 2016 Federal Election.

 

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Economics and Indigenous Policy: Too Much, or Not Enough?

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Wednesday Apr 20, 2016, 12:30 pm

Do you like policy? Do you like lunch? 'Policy Bites' is a series of informal lunches on topical issues in economic policy hosted by the ACT Young Economists.

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Post Lecture Dinner with Mary Morgan

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Apr 13, 2016, 7:00 pm

Join Mary for an intimate post-lecture three course dinner at Boffins Restaurant.

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What Makes a Good Economic Model?

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Apr 13, 2016, 5:00 pm

We use economic modelling all the time – most Canberrans working in economics or public policy would have built a model, ran a model, interpreted a model’s results or learned something about the economy from a model. How do you know they can be trusted?

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Young Economists Q&A, “How are we Measuring Reductions in Poverty?”

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Monday Apr 11, 2016, 6:00 pm

Reducing poverty is arguably one of the most important moral goals that humanity can aim for. But how do we define poverty? It can have so many different meanings, and with different meanings come different policy solutions.

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China: Prospects for Growth and Reform

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Mar 9, 2016, 6:00 pm

Do you like policy? Do you like lunch? 'Policy Bites' is a series of informal lunches on topical issues in economic policy hosted by the ACT Young Economists.

 

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Economics and Biology of Contests Conference 2016

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Saturday Feb 27, 2016, 9:00 am

From: Central Council

Hosted by QUT's Queensland Behavioural Economics group and School of Economics and Finance, Brisbane will play host to an exciting gathering of economic and evolutionary thinkers.

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Innovative cities, innovative minds conference

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Nov 4, 2015, 8:00 am

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20th Annual LACEA Meeting 2015

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Oct 15, 2015, 12:00 am

From: Central Council

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Using Economics to Drive Efficiency

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Sep 10, 2015, 12:00 am

From: Central Council

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2015 RIDGE Forum - Deadline for Papers

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Monday Aug 31, 2015, 12:00 am

From: Central Council

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CBA Community of Practice – Valuing Risks to Life and Limb

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Aug 26, 2015, 12:00 am

From: Central Council

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Economics for Public Sector Managers

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Tuesday Aug 11, 2015, 8:00 am

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Responsibility goods: where charity meets consumption

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Monday Aug 3, 2015, 6:00 pm

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